Organic Chaste Tree Berry, Whole (Vitex agnus castus)
Botanical Name: Vitex agnus castus
Common Names: Chaste tree fruit, monk's pepper
The chaste tree is a large shrub with palmate leaves and clusters of small, purple flowers. The tiny, hard fruits are referred to as vitex berry or chaste berry. The plant is often associated with chastity, especially in ancient Greece. Vitex supports physical and emotional health during a woman's menstrual cycle and in the transition into menopause.
Chaste, or Vitex, Berry has been used in traditional European herbalism for reproductive support for thousands of years. The dried fruit, also called chasteberry, can be brewed as an herbal tea, tinctured, or cracked and sprinkled over food for a peppery spice.
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